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  Stephen Yip

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Carole King: Tapestry      (2 of 2 found this review helpful)
  July 29, 2013

I bought this SACD (non-hybrid) a couple of years ago. This is a great SACD. For those who missed this great SACD before and cannot quite bring himself to pay several hundred dollars to get a new one now, there is now a reasonable alternative: Blu-Spec II version from Sony. I bought one from CD ... more

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